Kauffman Gas celebrates 75 years with fun, free propane for customers

Food, fun and games were all part of Kauffman Gas’ 75th Anniversary celebration. ATGLEN – Kauffman Gas celebrated their 75th anniversary as a family business with a day of fun, food, and giveaways in appreciation of their loyal customers. Drawn by the promise of free propane, approximately 500 customers came from all over the company’s service delivery area in Pennsylvania and Delaware....

Dedicated to local community, Kauffman Gas celebrates 75th Anniversary, Friday

Chris, Ken, and Josh Kauffman of Kauffman Gas ATGLEN – In 1943, Elmer Kauffman founded Kauffman Gas with the goals of building a family legacy and helping his neighbors. Three generations and more than 5,000 satisfied customers later, the Kauffman family continues to proudly serve Chester County as a leading propane gas supplier and through their commitment to the Cochranville Fire Company. Chris...

Pa. American Water buys Sadsbury wastewater system

Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the wastewater assets of Sadsbury Township in Chester County. The total value of the transaction is approximately $9.25 million. The Sadsbury wastewater system serves approximately 1,000 customers.

DNB makes donation to support local veterans

From left to right: James T. Amato, LSW Secretary, Catholic Human Services Archdiocese of Philadelphia; Vince Liuzzi, Chief Banking Officer, DNB First; Vernon Fountain, US Army Veteran; Geoffrey Hurnyak, USN Ret. Program Manager, Veterans Multi Service Center; Amy Stoner, Director of Catholic Social Services, Archdiocese of Philadelphia; Ed Lis, Director of Mission Integration & Communications,...

The East Hill Group knows how to go above and beyond

By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times Bill and Robin Huyler, principals of The East Hill Group of Chadds Ford. CHADDS FORD — Sometimes answering a customer’s question correctly is not enough.  When you fundamentally understand your customers, you can go above and beyond and not only answer their questions but can begin to anticipate their needs. That’s the fundamental philosophy behind The East...

Manufacturers unite to attract skilled workers

Manufacturing employers who are part of the Manufacturing Alliance of Chester and Delaware Counties Counties collaborate on ways to attract skilled workers to their critical jobs. MALVERN — Manufacturing executives from across the region gathered last week at Malvern’s newest brewery to collaborate on ways to attract skilled workers to their critical jobs. The manufacturers, who are part of the...

Rylke named Marketing Director for CCEDC

Leslie Rylke EXTON — Leslie Rylke has been named Marketing and Creative Services Manager for the Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC), a private, non-profit, economic development organization promoting smart growth that’s headquartered in Exton, PA. Since joining the CCEDC in August 2013, Rylke has been charged with communicating the value, benefit and impact of the organization,...

Verwey joins Gawthrop Greenwood as partner

Anthony T. Verwey WEST CHESTER — Gawthrop Greenwood, a full-service law firm with offices in West Chester and Wilmington, DE, announced that Anthony T. Verwey has joined the firm as a partner. Verwey will focus his practice in the firm’s Municipal and Land Use Department, where he will represent municipalities, appointed officials, school districts, developers and private clients as the firm continues...

Oxford Feed & Lumber hosts flea and tick product expert

OXFORD — Are you confused about which flea and tick product is the best one for your pet? There are a multitude of products on the market, many of which are very good. But not all work in the same way or are appropriate for every pet.

Heckert joins Gawthrop Greenwood as partner

Carl Heckert WEST CHESTER – Carl W. Heckert has joined the law firm of Gawthrop Greenwood, PC, as a partner. Licensed in Delaware and Pennsylvania, Mr. Heckert’s multi-jurisdictional practice focuses on real estate, family, and business law. He will be based in the firm’s offices in Wilmington, Delaware, while also available to clients at the firm’s long-standing home in West Chester, Pennsylvania. “Carl...